An opera in three acts. With a preface in Czech, German and English. Source notes. Performance suggestions by Sir Charles Mackerras. This edition includes singing texts in Czech, German and English. English translations by Norman Tucker.
With a preface in Czech, German and English. Source notes. Vocal score by Bretislav Bakala. Performance suggestions by Sir Charles Mackerras. Janacek wrote his own libretto for this opera, based on a story by Rudolf Tesnohlidek. This edition includes the original Czech libretto, as well as singing…
Staged at the Teatro del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino, 2009. With Quinn Kelsey, Judith Christin, and Isabel Bayrakdarian. Seiji Ozawa conducts the Orchestra e Coro del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino. Staged by Laurent Pelly.
Orchestral music by Janacek. With violinist Christiane Edinger and the SWR Symphony Orchestra. Conducted by Vaclav Neumann.
Czech State Philharmonic Orchestra, Brno; Jose Serebrier, conductor.
With Vera Soukupova, mezzo; Vilem Pribyl, tenor; the Prague Philharmonic Choir; and Czech Philharmonic Orchestra.
For 2 melody instruments (in C or B-flat), piano, cello (double bass or bassoon) and ad lib percussion.
Peter Breiner conducts his own suites based on The Cunning Little Vixen and From the House of the Dead. With the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra.